January 5, 2006

At least 13 killed in Honduras prison riot

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (Reuters) - At least 13 people were
killed on Thursday in a clash between inmates at a prison in
Honduras, officials said.

One person was also wounded by gunfire in the fight at a
high-security wing of a national penitentiary 12 miles north of
the capital city, national prison chief Jaime Banegas told
journalists.